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Old 04-09-05, 04:03 PM
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Originally Posted by DnvrFox
I thought there might be some interest in a thread such as this. If not, it will go the way of all threads - just die away.

So, here is my first contribution.

Some questions:

Please tell us your age.
1. What type of bikes do 50+ folks ride?
Specialized 2001 Hardrock A1 fs frame, everything on the bike upgraded to xt/xtr, Mavic/Tioga, Thomson, Easton, Rockshox Duke U-turn, etc.

Specialized 2004 Allez Sport Triple; just starting the upgrade process on this bike with Easton/velomax wheels.

2. Do you take any special supplements/vitamins/minerals as you have grown older?

Generic Multivitamin

3. How much do you feel you have "slowed down" if any?


4. How long have you been biking? New, around a while, biked all your life?

Since the age of 6 Years old.
5. What type of biking do you do? Long rides, touring, short rec rides, commute, tour, race?

Semi-tough mountain bike rides, 1 and 1/2 hours to 3 hrs worth.

Up and down road rides, 1 hour to 2 and 1/2 hours.

6. How often do you bike? Your approximate annual mileage?

Every day in the summer

2 to 3 times per week in spring and fall, when the weather suits me in winter.

No idea on the mileage

7. Do you do any other type of physical activities - weight lifting, skiing, running, etc.?


Perhaps you might indicate your age on your reply??
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